Pedigree Dog Food Limited Recall

Pedigree Dog Food Limited Recall

Mars Petcare issued a limited recall of Pedigree dog food. The recall is limited to Southern California and Las Vegas, NV. A “component” of the food that tested positive for Salmonella contamination “was inadvertently shipped to our Tracy, California facility and used in the production of 100 bags of PEDIGREE(R) Complete Nutrition Small Crunchy Bites with best buy dates of 07/2009.”

If you or any pet owners you know that live in the recall area who feed Pedigree dog food, please alert them. Here is the link to the press release of the recall: http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/mars-petcare-us-voluntarily-issues/story.aspx?guid=%7B32A1D75C-B54D-473E-A728-20CE0974B68F%7D&dist=hppr

This particular ‘limited recall’ happened with similar circumstances as a pet food recall in December 2005. Diamond pet foods had all the safety procedures in place, yet somehow failed to follow them; the result caused the death of up to 100 dogs.

With all the problems the pet food industry has experienced over the last several years, AAFCO still only ‘recommends’ safety procedures for pet food manufacturers to follow. Our pets deserve better. Pet Owners deserve better. Safety protocol for the manufacturing of pet food should be uniform and should be mandated.

I wish there was news to tell you that the FDA or AAFCO is considering this – but that’s not the case. Maybe someday.

Do you believe there is a Rainbow Bridge?

It’s been over a year since I lost my dog Cowboy – the pain is still very sharp. A recent article on TheState.com shares some pet owner beliefs – and religious viewpoints on whether pets go to heaven. As for me…I have no doubt that the day I stop breathing (and stop giving AAFCO and the FDA grief), I will be reunited with Cowboy and all of my ‘critters’. It’s an interesting article, here’s the link: http://www.thestate.com/local/story/484574.html

So happy to meet some of you at the Orlando Pampered Pet Expo! Thanks again to the Expo and The Pet Pantry for having me.

http://www.bigcatrescue.biz/
http://www.bigcatrescue.biz/

Wishing you and your pet the best,

Susan Thixton

Truth About Pet Food

Petsumer Report

www.TruthAboutPetFood.com

More articles on pet foods and pet treats can be found here: http://www.TruthAboutPetFood.com/PawsClub.html

All rights reserved PPC Publications.

Help Big Cat Rescue

And

Learn which dog foods, cat foods, and pet treats

Contain risky and inferior ingredients

And which pet foods contain the highest quality ingredients.

A full one year subscription of Petsumer Report™ Online costs less than $1.50 per month. That’s cheaper than the cost of one cup of coffee a month! About $.03 cents per review for just the existing pet food and treat reviews (as of August 2008 there are over 700 pet foods and treats reviewed). Forty plus reviews are added each month. By the time your year subscription expires there will be well over 1000 reviews of dog foods, cat foods, dog and cat treats, and soon pet toys and other pet supplies.

$17.95 for a one year online subscription.

$5.00 of every sale goes directly to Big Cat Rescue.

Help Big Cat Rescue and learn the Truth about Pet Food! Nutrition is one of the most neglected areas of pet care. Modern veterinary science tells us that the average size dog (30 pounds) should have a life span of 25 years and the average size cat should have a life span of 30 years. Sadly, we lose them far earlier. Genetics, environment, and nutrition – or lack of nutrition – all plays a role in the life expectancy of your pet. Improve your pet’s diet – improve their health and extend their life span.

Pet Food meat ingredients come from two VERY different categories or classifications…Pet grade/quality ingredients (which can be diseased or sick animals or animal parts rejected for use in human food) or Human grade/quality ingredients.

Do you know which your pet is eating?

Pet foods and Treats can legally contain chemical preservatives linked to cancer and tumors.

Do you know if they are in your

pet’s food or treats?

Many pet food manufacturers import pet food ingredients outside the US – from countries with little to no government regulations or quality control.

Do you know if any ingredient in your pet’s food

comes from outside the US?

Petsumer Report Does!

Let Petsumer Report help you find which pet foods DON’T use risky or inferior ingredients AND help Big Cat Rescue at the same time. Purchase a one year subscription to Petsumer Report Online today.

It’s simple to login after purchase. Go to www.TruthAboutPetFood.com. Click on the link at the top right of the page that says “Just Purchased Petsumer Report? Click Here to Register your subscription”. On the following page – enter the User Name and Password of your choice and your order number provided in your receipt email – and you’re set. Within minutes you can be scanning and comparing hundreds of different dog foods, cat foods, and treats. Return anytime to check out new reviews – 24/7. For all follow up logins go to www.TruthAboutPetFood.com. Click on the link at the top left of the page that says ‘Login to Petsumer Report’. Enter your User Name and Password. It’s that simple!

One more bonus available ONLY to supporters of Big Cat Rescue…

Instead of just one year, I’ll add an additional three months to your Petsumer Report Online subscription. Now…15 months for the one year subscription price of $17.95 – and $5.00 of every sale goes to benefit Big Cat Rescue.

This is a limited time offer. Don’t put it off another day!

Click Here to Order and Take Advantage of this Special Offer

https://00e07d5.netsolstores.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=45

Please note: This special offer to benefit Big Cat Rescue is ONLY available on the special page link above. You can read more about Petsumer Report at www.PetsumerReport.com or learn more about pet food at www.TruthAboutPetFood.com – but to help Big Cat Rescue and receive the bonus three months on your subscription – you MUST make your purchase on the Special Big Cat Rescue page linked above.

Link to Shopping Cart Page for Big Cat Rescue Special Offer:

https://00e07d5.netsolstores.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=45

How much did you like this?

Tags:

  • Show Comments (0)

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

You May Also Like

Namibia: Leopard hunt condemned in South Africa

The Namibian (Windhoek)   NEWS4 November 2008 Posted to the web 4 November 2008 ...

Evicted Wash. cats move to facility with 2003 tiger attack

InformationThe zoological park:www.cattales.org By Jennifer SullivanSeattle Times staff reporter LEWIS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE When ...

Sumatran tiger cub put down after injury

Sumatran tiger cub put down after injury Saturday, July 18, 2009, 07:00 One of ...